Brewing coffee is a work of science in which numerous elements, including the three T’s of coffee brewing, must align in order to extract the ideal coffee flavor. Last month we looked at Time. Now it’s time to take a deeper look at the second T of proper brewing—Temperature.
You’ve probably never looked at your morning routine of brewing coffee as a work of science, but it is. Numerous elements must align in order to extract the ideal coffee flavor. What are these elements? Water, filtration, grind and the three T’s of coffee brewing. The three T’s are: Time, Temperature and Turbulence. Let’s take a look at the first T -- Time.